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Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) Yesterday, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 14,654
Posted By gregb
If you're out of service plan don't use dealer...

If you're out of service plan don't use dealer for brake jobs - find a good independent shop that works on BMWs for majority of their work.


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Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) Yesterday, 03:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 14,654
Posted By gregb
Brake squeal at slow/light pressure stops is a...

Brake squeal at slow/light pressure stops is a frequent complaint with both the steel and carbon ceramic brakes. Some speculate that it is caused by using the e-parking brakes which transfer residue...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-19-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,684
Posted By gregb
Hey Wes - one speed addiction to another :) ...

Hey Wes - one speed addiction to another :)
Feel better and get well soon!


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Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 02-16-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 386
Posted By gregb
Dinan, Turner or ESS tuner????

Your best bet is to check out 6post (and better yet the M5 board there as it has the exact same engine and tranny and gets 5x the volume of traffic)


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-08-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By gregb
Let's do it Herb - I will pop over to see you...

Let's do it Herb - I will pop over to see you during the next Georgia ice storm!


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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 02-07-2017, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By gregb
six series rally car in snow

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3UYV5UxgyY



Thoughts you guys would get a kick out this six series rally car kicking butt in the snow
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Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 01-24-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By gregb
Beautiful car - GLWS Sent from my iPhone...

Beautiful car - GLWS


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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-23-2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,151
Posted By gregb
Nice ride & love that color - fairly unique!...

Nice ride & love that color - fairly unique! Enjoy!


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Forum: F12 / F13 (2012 - Current) 01-23-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By gregb
Welcome and nice ride! Sent from my...

Welcome and nice ride!


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Forum: F12 / F13 M6 & F06 M6 Gran Coupe (2012 - current) 01-21-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By gregb
Seems that the general consensus for best catback...

Seems that the general consensus for best catback exhaust system is the Akrapovic - BMW seemed to think so as they sell the same exhaust system rebranded as M performance. I bought a used system and...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-12-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Thanks guys! I have been enjoying the new ride,...

Thanks guys! I have been enjoying the new ride, even though it still makes me a little nervous when I drive it, especially in wet weather, as I tend to break the tires loose far too often (even in...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 01-08-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
my ///M6 with pics

OP
Well, I finally got back from the holidays and waited for some nice weather to take the interior pics I promised. Here's a few more shots of my new baby with amaro brown interior. :)

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2016, 11:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,502
Posted By gregb
I don't believe they sell it pre-mixed at the...

I don't believe they sell it pre-mixed at the dealer but a small top-off with straight coolant probably wont hurt anything. Take a look at the label as it should confirm the mix instructions.

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Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-31-2016, 09:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,502
Posted By gregb
The general consensus here is to use only OE BMW...

The general consensus here is to use only OE BMW coolant which you can buy from the dealer, then mix with distilled water at 1:1 ratio before adding to the coolant system. A funnel helps avoid...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 652
Posted By gregb
I've been tracking this case as my vert gets the...

I've been tracking this case as my vert gets the infamous "top not locked" error from time to time. If I didn't have the boesman field fix then I would probably be the lead plaintiff. :)

The news...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-23-2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
:) I'd try to hang onto your six even without the...

:) I'd try to hang onto your six even without the garage space too... I'm thinking I might do the same with my 650 as it's such a great ride. Still amazes me how responsive it is and how flat it is...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Great to hear from you as well and thanks. Yep...

Great to hear from you as well and thanks. Yep to 150k ... none of the major issues no valve stem seals no valley pan/weep hole hole coolant leaks. Just the customary gaskets/oil leaks,...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-22-2016, 06:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Hey - great to hear from you - it has been too...

Hey - great to hear from you - it has been too long. We need another trip to the Tail of the Dragon sometime or let me know if you're ever in Atlanta.

Herb - definitely planning to increase the...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-21-2016, 05:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
:) Yep - extended warranty out to 7/100k - I'm...

:) Yep - extended warranty out to 7/100k - I'm guessing I won't be able to affordably get it all the way out to the 158k that's on my 650.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Yeah Mark - I really should - he checked every...

Yeah Mark - I really should - he checked every option for me indeed and I couldn't believe the low desert miles. The sales guy said he needed a bigger car and traded it in on a new RS7 ... he must...
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Thanks - I agree with you on the 20s - fairly...

Thanks - I agree with you on the 20s - fairly happy with the stock wheels.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Gary - thanks. Most definitely need to get...

Gary - thanks. Most definitely need to get another lunch in - let me know anytime your travels take you through Atlanta as it would be great to catch up. Happy holidays to you and yours.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-20-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Thanks Mark ... I was patient and waited for the...

Thanks Mark ... I was patient and waited for the right one. And yep quite the jump ... I'm happy somebody else soaked up $75k+ of depreciation for me. :)
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-19-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Looks sweet - nice to have something that's a...

Looks sweet - nice to have something that's a little unique. I will post up a few pics of the interior after I get back from the holidays.
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2004 - 2010) 12-19-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,604
Posted By gregb
Thanks Herb - you guessed right, although I've...

Thanks Herb - you guessed right, although I've been keeping an eye out for the right one for over a year so the timing ended up being coincidental. Will be in your town sometime in the future to...
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